Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 18, 1996
FactSon of former NFL wide receiver Chris Sanders.


Who is CJ SO COOL?

Cordero James Brady was born on 29 March 1989, in Gary, Indiana, USA, and is a YouTube personality, best known from earning fame through the website thanks to his reaction videos, in which he views other content, and films his reactions. His channel has gained millions of subscribers since its inception.

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The Net Worth of CJ SO COOL

How rich is CJ SO COOL? As of early-2019, sources inform us of a net worth that is over $4 million, earned through a successful career on YouTube. He often features viral videos in his channel, and in which he has also collaborated with other YouTube personalities. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.

Early Life and YouTube Beginnings

Very little is known about CJ SO COOL’s childhood and family. Even details about his education is unknown. While he was born in Gary, his family later moved to Las Vegas where he would grow up with two siblings. He has a younger brother who would also later venture into the world of YouTube content creation.

While he was still studying, he became very interested in posting content for the website YouTube, which at the time was gaining a lot of popularity. The video sharing website is owned by Google and allows users to upload their own videos, which can then be viewed by others who can comment on and rate the video. They also have the capability of subscribing to channels they like. YouTube has become one of the most popular websites in the world, and has become a great source of video content including user generated videos, music videos, movie trailers, live streams, and video blogs. There are numerous individual users, companies, and corporations that have established themselves on the website.

CJ SO COOL

Reaction Channel

CJ created his own channel and started making a few videos, but he never really gained any traction. His first channel only managed to get 35,000 views, and he moved away from YouTube for a short period of time. In the meantime, he completed his education and began working as a dealer in casinos, on various card-related games, but never really wanted to have a long term career there. He instead dreamed of returning back to YouTube.

In 2014, with his brother starting to gain a bit of fame on YouTube, his brother helped him establish his second channel called CJ SO COOL. He began posting various types of videos more focused on video blog content. He did gaming videos, challenge videos, and a few videos in which he communicated with his viewers. After a few months, he started to watch viral videos and filming his reaction to the videos which started to earn him high amounts of views. Realizing that it was the content that people noticed, he started making more reaction videos.

YouTube Content

As he started a family, CJ started to feature more of his family in his videos. His reaction videos were also starting to lose traction, so he returned to including more vlog content. He also became a fan of doing pranks, since when it has become his most watched type of content, often featuring his children involved in the pranks or the ones being pranked. While this has lifted his fame and increased his net worth, it has also attracted a lot of controversy.

He has been criticized by viewers and fellow YouTubers, stating that he’s been getting views that were supposed to be intended for the videos he’s been reacting to. He also underwent a lot of scrutiny when he posted a video in which he pranked his kids by feeding them laxatives and then started laughing when they began to have stomach problems. The video was meant to entertain, but no one found it funny, especially since it came at the expense of children. Online petitions began requesting that the video be taken down and that his children be removed from his custody. He’s also suffered at the hands of hackers though has managed to retain his channel and content through each incident.

Personal Life and YouTube

For his personal life, it is known that CJ SO COOL is married to Charlene “Royalty” Johnson and they have been together for a long time. She has been a regular feature of his channel since its beginning and has also become a popular social media personality, earning over a million subscribers on Instagram. According to him, they met in the Las Vegas casino Planet Hollywood, and have been together since.

They have four children, though none of their children are from their relationship. He has a daughter from a previous relationship while the other three are stepchildren from Royalty’s previous relationship. He recently announced that he was going to have a child with his wife, their first together. They reside in Las Vegas in a four acre mansion with 12 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, and two guest houses. He is also known to own several luxury cars and all of his riches were gained thanks to his online earnings. Similar to numerous YouTube personalities, he is highly active online through accounts on Instagram. He mainly posts about his day to day endeavors which give fans a peek into his luxurious lifestyle.

General Info

Full NameC. J. Sanders
Date Of BirthSeptember 18, 1996
Height1.73 m, 1.73 m
Weight84 kg, 84 kg
ProfessionChild actor, Child actor
NationalityAmerican, American

Family

ParentsStacie Harris, Chris Sanders, Chris Sanders, Stacie Harris
SiblingsCori Harris, Cierra Sanders, Cori Harris, Cierra Sanders

Accomplishments

NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
MoviesFirst Sunday, Thomas in Bloom, Ray, Shady Creek, First Sunday, Thomas in Bloom, Ray, Shady Creek

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Facts

#Fact
1First-team wide receiver on Los Angeles Daily News all-area squad for 2014 ... ranked 268th player nationally and 38th wide receiver on Scout 300 list ... rated 22nd wide receiver nationally by 247Sports ... rated 248th player nationally on Tom Lemming's Top 300 list ... made 38 receptions for 614 yards, eight touchdowns and 16.1-yards-per-catch average as senior in 2014 for Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California ... rushed 41 times for 437 yards and nine TDs ... had two punts returns for TDs and two kickoff returns for TDs in 2014 ... helped Notre Dame to 6-4 mark in 2014 ... first-team all-Mission League pick as senior ... scored five TDs in 70-43 win over Manhattan Beach Mira Costa in 2014--on runs of 18 and 13 yards, receptions of 48 and 20 yards plus a 92-yard kickoff return ... previously attended Brentwood (Tennessee) Academy for three years ... caught 24 passes for 403 yards and four TDs as sophomore in 2012 at Brentwood Academy ... added four other TDs as sophomore on defense and on returns ... earned second place in both the 100 (10.64 seconds) and 200 meters (21.70) in the 2012 Tennessee Division II state track meet as a sophomore, then won state titles in both those events as junior in 2013 ... had 52 receptions as junior at Brentwood Academy in 2013 for 738 yards and 12 TDs ... played in Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl in Carson, California ...
2Son of former NFL wide receiver Chris Sanders.

Pictures

Movies

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
First Sunday2008Durell Jr.
Beautiful Loser2008Troy
Thomas in Bloom2006ShortThomas
Saved2006TV SeriesCam
Grey's Anatomy2005TV SeriesJustin Davidson
Cold Case2005TV SeriesPatrick Bubley - age 9
Six Feet Under2005TV SeriesAnthony
Judging Amy2005TV SeriesRicky Reynolds
Ray2004/IYoung Ray Robinson

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
A Season with Notre Dame Football2015TV SeriesHimself - Notre Dame Wide Receiver
In the Cutz2006TV Series
36th NAACP Image Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Presenter

Awards

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2007Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Young Actor Age Ten or YoungerSaved (2006)
2005Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest Breakthrough PerformanceRay (2004)
2005Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion PictureRay (2004)
2005OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Youth PerformanceRay (2004)
2005Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young ActorRay (2004)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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